Sammy Baugh's 1940 Contract

Sammy Baugh’s celebrity status off the field in Washington resulted in him agreeing to a separate personal services contract with Redskins owner George Preston Marshall. Yet, Baugh still needed a player’s contract so Marshall signed him to a deal that paid the star quarterback just $1.

Baugh, Sammy, Marshall, George Preston, Washington Redskins
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